cackle Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"cackle" in British English

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cackleverb [I]

uk   us   /ˈkæk.l̩/
to make the ​loud, ​unpleasantsound of a ​chicken: The ​hens cackled in ​alarm. disapproving to ​laugh in a ​loud, high ​voice: A ​group of women were cackling in a ​corner. a cackling ​witch
cackle
noun [C] uk   us  
(Definition of cackle from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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cackleverb [I]

 us   /ˈkæk·əl/
to make the ​loudsound of a ​chicken, or (of a ​person) to ​laugh or ​talk in a ​loud, high ​voice: The ​hens cackled in ​alarm.
cackle
noun [C]  us   /ˈkæk·əl/
He ​burst into cackles of ​laughter.
(Definition of cackle from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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